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#21 Betty Lee

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Posted 13 April 2012 - 07:43 AM

Oh no! Sorry to hear about your dentist experience. I have self diagnosed tmj too! Usually only during stressful periods of school though. When I used to have braces, my orthodontist loaded up my lips with vaseline before doing anything. It didn't actually spread around my face too much. Maybe if you explain to your dentist, you could try doing that in two weeks?

I too am a picker. Maybe try wearing gloves? Lol. My willpower is pretty weak in this department.

Let me know what you think of the superbalm! I have it and tried it once but wasn't thrilled. Maybe I should give it another shot. I find the lips are the most difficult thing to contend with right now.

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Posted 13 April 2012 - 02:27 PM

Oh no! Sorry to hear about your dentist experience. I have self diagnosed tmj too! Usually only during stressful periods of school though. When I used to have braces, my orthodontist loaded up my lips with vaseline before doing anything. It didn't actually spread around my face too much. Maybe if you explain to your dentist, you could try doing that in two weeks?

I too am a picker. Maybe try wearing gloves? Lol. My willpower is pretty weak in this department.

Let me know what you think of the superbalm! I have it and tried it once but wasn't thrilled. Maybe I should give it another shot. I find the lips are the most difficult thing to contend with right now.

Take care!


I may have to tell the dentist next time that I'm on this medication & how sensitive my face is. The vaseline idea sounds smart! I was in such pain yesterday.

I didn't pick yesterday! I took a shower & rubbed some areas of my face - but no picking. However, I know today is going to be hard to not pick at all because my IB is at this nasty final stage of ugliness & the pimples are healing so quickly that they are flaky looking.

The superbalm was a bit sticky before when I used it, but I'm desperate right now. Aquaphor is pretty awesome, but for some reason it feels greasy to me lately.

Thanks!! :)

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Light/Moderate Acne

Previous 'Tane treatment May '09 - July '09

Claravis 80mg/day

Start date: March 28, 2012

Month 1 - April : 60mg/day

Month 2 - May : 60mg/day

Month 3 - June : 80mg/day

Month 4 - July : 80mg/day

Month 5 - August : 80mg/day

Month 6 - September : 80mg/day

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Posted 13 April 2012 - 07:32 PM

Hi kaydon! Our skin is very similar!!! except those on your forehead and chin are on my cheeks. my chin and forehead are completely clear. even texture and skin quality is the same! will be going to the derma today to get my prescription for roaccutane!!!
this is also my second time on accutane and the first one was low dose too like yours! (30mg over six months so half only the cumulative dose) and my acne returned ayear later just like yours!!!

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Posted 14 April 2012 - 04:25 PM

Hi kaydon! Our skin is very similar!!! except those on your forehead and chin are on my cheeks. my chin and forehead are completely clear. even texture and skin quality is the same! will be going to the derma today to get my prescription for roaccutane!!!
this is also my second time on accutane and the first one was low dose too like yours! (30mg over six months so half only the cumulative dose) and my acne returned ayear later just like yours!!!


Good luck with your second course! Acne is such an awful disease - I hope to put this behind me for good. I wouldn't wish such a humiliating skin condition upon anyone. It's just awful!

Day 18

I know I just posted yesterday, but I'm having a rough day with my face.
What's still lingering on my face from my IB is still VERY inflamed. My mom told me "It looks bad today. Your face looks inflamed." I also woke up with brand new pimples, a few on my cheeks and my forehead. They're very inflamed and they're sore.

I don't know when to expect the breakouts to stop, and for things to start really clearing. I know, it's only been 18 days & I have a while to go with my course of treatment...but I'm feeling discouraged. It's hard to expect clear skin when your skin is looking so bad.

I'm going to keep hoping for the best.

Edited by kaydon, 14 April 2012 - 04:26 PM.

23 year old Female, 133 pounds

Light/Moderate Acne

Previous 'Tane treatment May '09 - July '09

Claravis 80mg/day

Start date: March 28, 2012

Month 1 - April : 60mg/day

Month 2 - May : 60mg/day

Month 3 - June : 80mg/day

Month 4 - July : 80mg/day

Month 5 - August : 80mg/day

Month 6 - September : 80mg/day

Finished September 28, 2012!! Posted Image

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Posted 14 April 2012 - 06:31 PM

accutane will clear you up! dont lose hope! i bought my first box of accutane yesterday. havent taken it.. dunno i juts dont have the guts!!!

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Posted 14 April 2012 - 10:32 PM

Day 18

I know I just posted yesterday, but I'm having a rough day with my face.
What's still lingering on my face from my IB is still VERY inflamed. My mom told me "It looks bad today. Your face looks inflamed." I also woke up with brand new pimples, a few on my cheeks and my forehead. They're very inflamed and they're sore.

I don't know when to expect the breakouts to stop, and for things to start really clearing. I know, it's only been 18 days & I have a while to go with my course of treatment...but I'm feeling discouraged. It's hard to expect clear skin when your skin is looking so bad.

I'm going to keep hoping for the best.


Yeah, I'm starting to have a hard time too. I've been getting new zits on my neck! Ones that seem like they're gonna want to stick around for a while. And they're hard to cover up because I can't even see them properly. :(

I'm 24 years old! I am so OVER this! Aargh, sorry for the rant. I too am having a bad day. I know that it is going to work, but it is so hard to wait!

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Posted 15 April 2012 - 01:53 PM

accutane will clear you up! dont lose hope! i bought my first box of accutane yesterday. havent taken it.. dunno i juts dont have the guts!!!


Thanks, I know it's a waiting game - but it's so hard to be patient! It's almost as if I want to fast forward these next 4 months to see if works this time.



Day 18

I know I just posted yesterday, but I'm having a rough day with my face.
What's still lingering on my face from my IB is still VERY inflamed. My mom told me "It looks bad today. Your face looks inflamed." I also woke up with brand new pimples, a few on my cheeks and my forehead. They're very inflamed and they're sore.

I don't know when to expect the breakouts to stop, and for things to start really clearing. I know, it's only been 18 days & I have a while to go with my course of treatment...but I'm feeling discouraged. It's hard to expect clear skin when your skin is looking so bad.

I'm going to keep hoping for the best.


Yeah, I'm starting to have a hard time too. I've been getting new zits on my neck! Ones that seem like they're gonna want to stick around for a while. And they're hard to cover up because I can't even see them properly. Posted Image

I'm 24 years old! I am so OVER this! Aargh, sorry for the rant. I too am having a bad day. I know that it is going to work, but it is so hard to wait!


Sorry to hear you're going through a bad time with your face right now too. :(
Even after I caked on my makeup last night the pimples on my chin looked hideous. Luckily I have friends that I am comfortable around. But I can only imagine how I'd feel if I had a guy that I liked... I would be so humiliated.

I always thought my acne would be gone in my twenties. Right now it's safe to say that it looks just as bad as it did when I was 17.

23 year old Female, 133 pounds

Light/Moderate Acne

Previous 'Tane treatment May '09 - July '09

Claravis 80mg/day

Start date: March 28, 2012

Month 1 - April : 60mg/day

Month 2 - May : 60mg/day

Month 3 - June : 80mg/day

Month 4 - July : 80mg/day

Month 5 - August : 80mg/day

Month 6 - September : 80mg/day

Finished September 28, 2012!! Posted Image

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Posted 15 April 2012 - 02:09 PM

I feel the same way you do Kaydon! I just started month 2 on Thursday and I am breaking out worse now that I was before Accutane. My jawline looks like a war zone. Its really getting me down. Plus I have a zit on my scalp that is so big it hurts to sit back and rest my head anywhere. Right now I am sitting here with a ice pack on it. I have a headache from how tight it is pulling my scalp. Ugh. When will this end. The funny thing I have never had a zit on my jaw line ever and now I have 4 on my right side and 3 5 on my left side. I just wish I was seeing results quicker. Im so ready to have a normal face that doesn't hurt. I am 25 so I know how you feel. WHEN DOES THIS END!

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Posted 16 April 2012 - 06:14 AM

I feel the same way you do Kaydon! I just started month 2 on Thursday and I am breaking out worse now that I was before Accutane. My jawline looks like a war zone. Its really getting me down. Plus I have a zit on my scalp that is so big it hurts to sit back and rest my head anywhere. Right now I am sitting here with a ice pack on it. I have a headache from how tight it is pulling my scalp. Ugh. When will this end. The funny thing I have never had a zit on my jaw line ever and now I have 4 on my right side and 3 5 on my left side. I just wish I was seeing results quicker. Im so ready to have a normal face that doesn't hurt. I am 25 so I know how you feel. WHEN DOES THIS END!


Waiting for your skin to improve is by far one of the hardest things to do. It's almost as if time goes by that much slower, just because you want to see an improvement. I've heard that most people see most of their improvement by month three - we're getting close to that! I'm on week 3 and I feel like the breakouts are never going to stop.
It's funny that you said you're breaking out on your jawline - because I am too. & I usually don't breakout there, either. I think I see a pimple forming on my lip & I'm crossing my fingers that it doesn't get bigger because that is the WORST place to have a pimple!

Stay patient - hopefully in a few months things will start looking up for both us!! :)

23 year old Female, 133 pounds

Light/Moderate Acne

Previous 'Tane treatment May '09 - July '09

Claravis 80mg/day

Start date: March 28, 2012

Month 1 - April : 60mg/day

Month 2 - May : 60mg/day

Month 3 - June : 80mg/day

Month 4 - July : 80mg/day

Month 5 - August : 80mg/day

Month 6 - September : 80mg/day

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Posted 16 April 2012 - 06:46 AM


I feel the same way you do Kaydon! I just started month 2 on Thursday and I am breaking out worse now that I was before Accutane. My jawline looks like a war zone. Its really getting me down. Plus I have a zit on my scalp that is so big it hurts to sit back and rest my head anywhere. Right now I am sitting here with a ice pack on it. I have a headache from how tight it is pulling my scalp. Ugh. When will this end. The funny thing I have never had a zit on my jaw line ever and now I have 4 on my right side and 3 5 on my left side. I just wish I was seeing results quicker. Im so ready to have a normal face that doesn't hurt. I am 25 so I know how you feel. WHEN DOES THIS END!


Waiting for your skin to improve is by far one of the hardest things to do. It's almost as if time goes by that much slower, just because you want to see an improvement. I've heard that most people see most of their improvement by month three - we're getting close to that! I'm on week 3 and I feel like the breakouts are never going to stop.
It's funny that you said you're breaking out on your jawline - because I am too. & I usually don't breakout there, either. I think I see a pimple forming on my lip & I'm crossing my fingers that it doesn't get bigger because that is the WORST place to have a pimple!

Stay patient - hopefully in a few months things will start looking up for both us!! Posted Image


Oh my god I woke up with one on the left side of my upper lip! They are the worst!

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Posted 16 April 2012 - 07:56 AM

Sorry to hear you're going through a bad time with your face right now too. Posted Image
Even after I caked on my makeup last night the pimples on my chin looked hideous. Luckily I have friends that I am comfortable around. But I can only imagine how I'd feel if I had a guy that I liked... I would be so humiliated.

I always thought my acne would be gone in my twenties. Right now it's safe to say that it looks just as bad as it did when I was 17.


Mine is definitely worse! It only started getting bad when I was about 20. I'm lucky to have met my boyfriend before then. He's stuck with me now. :)

I feel the same way you do Kaydon! I just started month 2 on Thursday and I am breaking out worse now that I was before Accutane. My jawline looks like a war zone. Its really getting me down. Plus I have a zit on my scalp that is so big it hurts to sit back and rest my head anywhere. Right now I am sitting here with a ice pack on it. I have a headache from how tight it is pulling my scalp. Ugh. When will this end. The funny thing I have never had a zit on my jaw line ever and now I have 4 on my right side and 3 5 on my left side. I just wish I was seeing results quicker. Im so ready to have a normal face that doesn't hurt. I am 25 so I know how you feel. WHEN DOES THIS END!


Lip pimples SUCK!! They really hurt and they look like herpes. I'm also getting them now and I didn't before. And my jawline is also disgusting. It is a non-stop zit parade. Ugh, this has been an unpleasant week! On the upside, I feel like the first month went by really fast. 1/4 to 1/6 of the way done, WHOOHOO!! We're getting there, ladies.

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Sorry to hear you're going through a bad time with your face right now too. Posted Image
Even after I caked on my makeup last night the pimples on my chin looked hideous. Luckily I have friends that I am comfortable around. But I can only imagine how I'd feel if I had a guy that I liked... I would be so humiliated.

I always thought my acne would be gone in my twenties. Right now it's safe to say that it looks just as bad as it did when I was 17.


Mine is definitely worse! It only started getting bad when I was about 20. I'm lucky to have met my boyfriend before then. He's stuck with me now. Posted Image

I feel the same way you do Kaydon! I just started month 2 on Thursday and I am breaking out worse now that I was before Accutane. My jawline looks like a war zone. Its really getting me down. Plus I have a zit on my scalp that is so big it hurts to sit back and rest my head anywhere. Right now I am sitting here with a ice pack on it. I have a headache from how tight it is pulling my scalp. Ugh. When will this end. The funny thing I have never had a zit on my jaw line ever and now I have 4 on my right side and 3 5 on my left side. I just wish I was seeing results quicker. Im so ready to have a normal face that doesn't hurt. I am 25 so I know how you feel. WHEN DOES THIS END!


Lip pimples SUCK!! They really hurt and they look like herpes. I'm also getting them now and I didn't before. And my jawline is also disgusting. It is a non-stop zit parade. Ugh, this has been an unpleasant week! On the upside, I feel like the first month went by really fast. 1/4 to 1/6 of the way done, WHOOHOO!! We're getting there, ladies.




We are getting there. Can't come soon enough. I am so ready to be off this medication and I am only in my 2nd month! I got put on a antibiotic this morning because I have a swollen lymph node in my neck due to my acne breakout on my jaw and mostly directed to a infected zit on my scalp. Sexy eh? The doctor says it should calm down the jaw line and take away the pain swollen node in my neck.

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Posted 16 April 2012 - 10:06 AM



Sorry to hear you're going through a bad time with your face right now too. Posted Image
Even after I caked on my makeup last night the pimples on my chin looked hideous. Luckily I have friends that I am comfortable around. But I can only imagine how I'd feel if I had a guy that I liked... I would be so humiliated.

I always thought my acne would be gone in my twenties. Right now it's safe to say that it looks just as bad as it did when I was 17.


Mine is definitely worse! It only started getting bad when I was about 20. I'm lucky to have met my boyfriend before then. He's stuck with me now. Posted Image

I feel the same way you do Kaydon! I just started month 2 on Thursday and I am breaking out worse now that I was before Accutane. My jawline looks like a war zone. Its really getting me down. Plus I have a zit on my scalp that is so big it hurts to sit back and rest my head anywhere. Right now I am sitting here with a ice pack on it. I have a headache from how tight it is pulling my scalp. Ugh. When will this end. The funny thing I have never had a zit on my jaw line ever and now I have 4 on my right side and 3 5 on my left side. I just wish I was seeing results quicker. Im so ready to have a normal face that doesn't hurt. I am 25 so I know how you feel. WHEN DOES THIS END!


Lip pimples SUCK!! They really hurt and they look like herpes. I'm also getting them now and I didn't before. And my jawline is also disgusting. It is a non-stop zit parade. Ugh, this has been an unpleasant week! On the upside, I feel like the first month went by really fast. 1/4 to 1/6 of the way done, WHOOHOO!! We're getting there, ladies.




We are getting there. Can't come soon enough. I am so ready to be off this medication and I am only in my 2nd month! I got put on a antibiotic this morning because I have a swollen lymph node in my neck due to my acne breakout on my jaw and mostly directed to a infected zit on my scalp. Sexy eh? The doctor says it should calm down the jaw line and take away the pain swollen node in my neck.


Hopefully by August (that will be my last month) we'll all be acne-free and happily off of Accutane! ;)
This is definitely a battle against acne. Right now the acne may be winning, but it's good to know that things should get better.

23 year old Female, 133 pounds

Light/Moderate Acne

Previous 'Tane treatment May '09 - July '09

Claravis 80mg/day

Start date: March 28, 2012

Month 1 - April : 60mg/day

Month 2 - May : 60mg/day

Month 3 - June : 80mg/day

Month 4 - July : 80mg/day

Month 5 - August : 80mg/day

Month 6 - September : 80mg/day

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Posted 16 April 2012 - 09:00 PM

Day Twenty

Well...I took some pictures of my face tonight. I'm not expecting things to improve for a while now.
Maybe if I expect the worst, I'll have a pleasant surprise when things start to improve? ;)



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23 year old Female, 133 pounds

Light/Moderate Acne

Previous 'Tane treatment May '09 - July '09

Claravis 80mg/day

Start date: March 28, 2012

Month 1 - April : 60mg/day

Month 2 - May : 60mg/day

Month 3 - June : 80mg/day

Month 4 - July : 80mg/day

Month 5 - August : 80mg/day

Month 6 - September : 80mg/day

Finished September 28, 2012!! Posted Image

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Posted 18 April 2012 - 05:23 PM

I'm so confused.. I posted on your log about how pretty you are and your features, and suddenly a ton of my posts are gone? Did the site go down for a bit or am I going crazy ;(

My Accutane Log! - Starting 4/17/2012!
Month 1 - 80mg

Month 2 - 80mg

Month 3 - 80mg

Month 4 - 80mg

Month 5 - 80mg

Month 6 -80mg

Accutane is my new best friend <3.


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Posted 18 April 2012 - 05:52 PM

I'm so confused.. I posted on your log about how pretty you are and your features, and suddenly a ton of my posts are gone? Did the site go down for a bit or am I going crazy ;(


Yeah the site actually got hacked, so they had to reset everything on here. Mostly just stuff from today only. So that's why anything you did earlier today got deleted. You're not going crazy ;)

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Posted 18 April 2012 - 07:49 PM

I'm so confused.. I posted on your log about how pretty you are and your features, and suddenly a ton of my posts are gone? Did the site go down for a bit or am I going crazy ;(


Aw Taylor - I got your post from earlier! It was e-mailed to me. You're a sweetheart. :)
I have no idea what happened to the site, I tried logging on around 6pm & it apparently was down. Stupid that it deleted posts from earlier!

23 year old Female, 133 pounds

Light/Moderate Acne

Previous 'Tane treatment May '09 - July '09

Claravis 80mg/day

Start date: March 28, 2012

Month 1 - April : 60mg/day

Month 2 - May : 60mg/day

Month 3 - June : 80mg/day

Month 4 - July : 80mg/day

Month 5 - August : 80mg/day

Month 6 - September : 80mg/day

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Posted 18 April 2012 - 09:49 PM

Kaydon, Looking good chicka! Hopeful we can get out the weeds soon. Month 3 is sounding pretty good to me if that is really the magical month. Our breakout are in the same place crazy. I have a lot of red marks to fade away which sucks. My back and chest are completely clear now though. They were kind of the least of my concern though. I would have liked the face to clear first. But I can say its amazing to feel my chest smooth :D

I'm so confused.. I posted on your log about how pretty you are and your features, and suddenly a ton of my posts are gone? Did the site go down for a bit or am I going crazy ;(


I thought I was insane for a minute too! Damn hackers haha

Edited by BeautifulDisasters, 18 April 2012 - 09:49 PM.


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Posted 18 April 2012 - 10:20 PM


I'm so confused.. I posted on your log about how pretty you are and your features, and suddenly a ton of my posts are gone? Did the site go down for a bit or am I going crazy ;(


Aw Taylor - I got your post from earlier! It was e-mailed to me. You're a sweetheart. Posted Image
I have no idea what happened to the site, I tried logging on around 6pm & it apparently was down. Stupid that it deleted posts from earlier!


Aw thank you, and I guess it got hacked! It is very stupid ;( I hope your day has gone well! Update me tomorrow and let me know, I'm not sure if you're sleeping right now :P.

Edited by Taylor Sydow, 18 April 2012 - 10:21 PM.

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Month 2 - 80mg

Month 3 - 80mg

Month 4 - 80mg

Month 5 - 80mg

Month 6 -80mg

Accutane is my new best friend <3.


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Posted 19 April 2012 - 07:18 AM



I'm so confused.. I posted on your log about how pretty you are and your features, and suddenly a ton of my posts are gone? Did the site go down for a bit or am I going crazy ;(


Aw Taylor - I got your post from earlier! It was e-mailed to me. You're a sweetheart. Posted Image
I have no idea what happened to the site, I tried logging on around 6pm & it apparently was down. Stupid that it deleted posts from earlier!


Aw thank you, and I guess it got hacked! It is very stupid ;( I hope your day has gone well! Update me tomorrow and let me know, I'm not sure if you're sleeping right now Posted Image.


Crazy that someone would want to hack this website! Why would anyone do that? Haha.
I'm glad they fixed it though, even if it deleted all of those posts from yesterday! Damn hackers. Posted Image


Day 23

This past week has been frustrating as hell. I'm still experiencing new zits sprouting on my face like blooming flowers on a spring day. I got excited after what I thought was my IB was done. It's still in full swing. The patch of pimples on the right side of my chin still look pretty nasty. I can tell they're healing today though. (Slowly, but it's still something.)

The breakout from two weeks ago is really starting to look better. When you look at your face constantly, you're going to notice every single change when you look in the mirror. I can't help it. I'm always looking in the mirror - when I go to the bathroom at work, at school, at home. It's unavoidable. I want to see "the dramatic change"! Posted Image

Some days I feel completely discouraged, but today I actually have a good feeling that in a few months things will be better. I wish that I would've logged my last experience with Accutane, but I didn't. I remember breaking out, and then I remember by month 3 I felt amazing. I've got to stop friggin' picking though...

I counted (I know, I'm a little bit crazy) about 20 active pimples on my face as of today. Mainly on my chin, jawline, my lower cheeks and forhead...and a couple underneath my nose and above my lip.

SO - I had my monthly dermatologist appointment yesterday. She looked at me and asked me if I was experiencing any new pimples and I felt like saying "Uh, LOOK at my face!" I had makeup on, but even with makeup it looks crazy. You can still see all the lovely inflamed lumps. The weird thing about this dermatologist is that she doesn't really tell me how things are - she kind of asks me. She didn't make any evaluation of my face, or any comment. I told her I had a picture of it because it looks worse without makeup, but she didn't ask to see it. She proceeded to tell me that the first month is bad because the 'Tane gets "all the stuff that was supposed to come out, out." She then told me that a lot of people see results in the second month and that if I'm not getting better by my next appointment in one month, we'd then discuss upping my dosage. [I really hope I don't have to do that, & that in one month things will be looking up!]

Now, onto the side effects:
  • The eczema on my hands has cleared up, which I'm happy about. I told my derm and she gave me a script for something that I'll fill if it comes back.
  • Dry, flaky skin by the end of the day. I also woke up with dried blood on the side of my nose. I have no idea what happened while I was sleeping, I must've scratched my face in my sleep?! That was a pain in the ass to cover up this morning. I hope it heals quickly.
  • Chapped lips are manageable if I apply something every 10 minutes. Literally. I got my Clinique Superbalm in the mail yesterday & I'm loving it. It's not slippery like Aquaphor or Burt's Bees and it keeps my lips moisturized much longer. With Aquaphor, I was applying it all. the. time.
  • This might just be me - but I'm not on birth control, and I just got my period. I usually have cramps that cripple me and make me want to curl up in a ball & not move for hours. But not today, I have slight cramps that I barely notice. Don't know if this has anything to do with 'Tane, but I'm not complaining!
So that's pretty much it for now! I have my bloodwork done Saturday and month two (eek, I'm almost there!) begins next Saturday!
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OH! I almost forgot to add this. My last essay for my writing class in college right now is going to be on something that is displayed in pop culture - the media. It's going to be a compare/contrast paper. Like, how does media portray something and how is it in reality? I'm probably going to do my paper on the way media portrays acne & curing it, and the harsh reality of this disease. I really like this topic.

Edited by kaydon, 19 April 2012 - 08:34 AM.

23 year old Female, 133 pounds

Light/Moderate Acne

Previous 'Tane treatment May '09 - July '09

Claravis 80mg/day

Start date: March 28, 2012

Month 1 - April : 60mg/day

Month 2 - May : 60mg/day

Month 3 - June : 80mg/day

Month 4 - July : 80mg/day

Month 5 - August : 80mg/day

Month 6 - September : 80mg/day

Finished September 28, 2012!! Posted Image

My Accutane Log





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